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UW emails suggest drug companies paying for private access to FDA meetings

UW emails suggest drug companies paying for private access to FDA meetings | Mass Torts | Scoop.it
KOMO 4 News has obtained internal emails to and from a UW researcher that suggest prescription drug companies are buying access to private meetings with the FDA.
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Survey: Transvaginal Mesh Advertising Frightens Patients | Mesh Medical Device Newsdesk

Survey: Transvaginal Mesh Advertising Frightens Patients | Mesh Medical Device Newsdesk | Mass Torts | Scoop.it
Dr. Michelle Koski, presenting at the American Urological Association says most women are getting their information about transvaginal mesh from lawyer ads but many still have a favorable opinion.
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Kitsap trial spotlights failed robotic surgery - KING5.com

Kitsap trial spotlights failed robotic surgery - KING5.com | Mass Torts | Scoop.it
Kitsap trial spotlights failed robotic surgery KING5.com After Taylor died, his wife and children sued Intuitive Surgical, makers of the Da Vinci robot, alleging they misled Taylor's doctor into thinking using the robot was so easy he only needed...
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US doctors paid $1bn by top drug companies - Financial Times

US doctors paid $1bn by top drug companies - Financial Times | Mass Torts | Scoop.it
US doctors paid $1bn by top drug companies Financial Times The figures, compiled by the consultancy PharmaShine for the Financial Times, highlight the volumes of spending by drug manufacturers, aimed at more than 500,000 doctors, for entertainment,...
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Senate panel approves tighter oversight of compounding pharmacies, but bill is ... - Washington Post

Senate panel approves tighter oversight of compounding pharmacies, but bill is ... - Washington Post | Mass Torts | Scoop.it
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GSK flu shot may raise adult narcolepsy risk: Finnish scientists - Reuters

GSK flu shot may raise adult narcolepsy risk: Finnish scientists - Reuters | Mass Torts | Scoop.it
AFP GSK flu shot may raise adult narcolepsy risk: Finnish scientists Reuters HELSINKI/LONDON (Reuters) - GlaxoSmithKline Plc's H1N1 pandemic flu shot may put adults at higher risk of developing narcolepsy, not only children as previous studies...
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Intuitive Wins Trial, Defeats Negligent Training Claims - Bloomberg

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Intuitive Wins Trial, Defeats Negligent Training Claims
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The case was the first to go to trial of at least 26 lawsuits against Intuitive alleging injuries tied to its da Vinci robotic system, which was used in more than 300,000 U.S.
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Spinning RECORD: Battle Over Rosiglitazone Heats Up Two Weeks Before ... - Forbes

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DePuy Loses Bid To Toss $8.3M Hip Implant Verdict - Law360 (subscription)

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DePuy Loses Bid To Toss $8.3M Hip Implant Verdict
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At a hearing, Los Angeles County Superior Court Judge J.
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Intuitive Surgical up on verdict - Investor's Business Daily

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Intuitive Surgical up on verdict
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The medical device maker won the 1st of 26 lawsuits filed by patients and families over its da Vinci system, sending shares up 4.8% to 501.53.
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Plaintiffs discover risks of refusing to participate in predictive coding discovery | Lexology

Plaintiffs discover risks of refusing to participate in predictive coding discovery | Lexology | Mass Torts | Scoop.it
Let's see whether it works: Discovery! Are you excited? How about this: Technology Assisted Review!! Nothing yet? How about: Predictive Coding!!! We…
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Capitol Comment: A win for makers of generic drugs - Sarasota Herald-Tribune

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Capitol Comment: A win for makers of generic drugs
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Florida was one of at least 17 states where the companies that manufacture the biologics and the companies that want to make biosimilars have squared off.
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DePuy Moves to Exclude Evidence of Recalls in 1st DePuy ASR Bellwether Trial - HarrisMartin Publishing (subscription)

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DePuy Moves to Exclude Evidence of Recalls in 1st DePuy ASR Bellwether Trial
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TOLEDO, Ohio — U.S. District Judge David A.
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Judge calls for female lawyers on plaintiffs' committee in Mirena MDL

Judge calls for female lawyers on plaintiffs' committee in Mirena MDL | Mass Torts | Scoop.it
Over 50 federal lawsuits have been consolidated, alleging that the label for Bayer's Mirena failed to adequately warn that the device could perforate a woman's uterus and migrate to other parts of the body.
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DePuy Moves to Dismiss Most Claims Made in First MDL Bellwether Case - Legal Examiner

DePuy Moves to Dismiss Most Claims Made in First MDL Bellwether Case - Legal Examiner | Mass Torts | Scoop.it
DePuy Moves to Dismiss Most Claims Made in First MDL Bellwether Case Legal Examiner On March 8, 2013, a California jury awarded $8.34 million in damages to a Montana man who claimed to have suffered complications after total hip replacement surgery...
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A Brief Look At Johnson & Johnson's Surgical Devices Business - Trefis

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A Brief Look At Johnson & Johnson's Surgical Devices Business
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Johnson & Johnson (NYSE:JNJ) owes close to 65% of its value to its medical devices and diagnostics business, according to our estimates.
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DePuy Pinnacle lawsuits: Judge orders J&J's DePuy Orthopaedics to produce ... - Mass Device

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Steven Nissen: The Hidden Agenda Behind The FDA's New Avandia Hearings - Forbes

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Steven Nissen: The Hidden Agenda Behind The FDA's New Avandia Hearings
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Another commissioner resigned during the investigation of the use of political influence to gain approval of a medical device that was subsequently withdrawn.
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The FDA Responds To Steve Nissen's Criticism Of Upcoming Avandia Meeting - Forbes

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The FDA Responds To Steve Nissen's Criticism Of Upcoming Avandia Meeting Forbes This morning, I published a guest post from Steven Nissen, Chairman of the Department of Cardiovascular Medicine at the Cleveland Clinic, alleging that the most likely...
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Glaxo Alleges Errors In Nissen's Critique Of FDA's Handling Of Avandia - Forbes

Glaxo Alleges Errors In Nissen's Critique Of FDA's Handling Of Avandia - Forbes | Mass Torts | Scoop.it
Glaxo Alleges Errors In Nissen's Critique Of FDA's Handling Of Avandia
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In contrast to Dr.
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Johnson & Johnson to Discontinue Metal-on-Metal Hip Implants - DrugWatch.com

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Johnson & Johnson to Discontinue Metal-on-Metal Hip Implants
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In response to a staggering decline in sales and a recent U.S.
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intuitive surgical inc (ISRG:NASDAQ GS) - Businessweek

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intuitive surgical inc (ISRG:NASDAQ GS) Businessweek On March 5, 2013, Bloomberg ran an expose disclosing that its review of pleadings in at least ten lawsuits filed against Intuitive during the prior 14 months and FDA adverse incident reports that...
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Da Vinci Intuitive Wins Wrongful Death Trial - Legal Examiner

Da Vinci Intuitive Wins Wrongful Death Trial - Legal Examiner | Mass Torts | Scoop.it
Da Vinci Intuitive Wins Wrongful Death Trial Legal Examiner According to the jury in a recent Washingston state trial, Intuitive Surgical Inc., the manufacturer of the da Vinci Robotic surgical device systems wasn't negligent in a wrongful death...
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In Robot Surgeons vs. Lawyers, a Win for the Machines - Businessweek

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In Robot Surgeons vs. Lawyers, a Win for the Machines Businessweek More than 365,000 procedures were performed last year using the da Vinci system, the only robotic device approved for soft-tissue procedures in the United States, such as...
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Germany to investigate Western pharm companies over 'human guinea pig' drug ... - RT

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Bayer was a participant in these drug trials in East Germany.

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